SCHS graduate receives agriculture scholarship. | The Toccoa Record, Toccoa, Georgia



    Kane Pruitt, a current graduate of Stephens County Highschool (SCHS), is amongst 4 graduating seniors statewide chosen to acquire a $1,500 Georgia Basis for Agriculture Technical School Scholarship.
     The scholarships acknowledge deserving and excellent extreme school graduates who plan to pursue A diploma in agriculture or an ag-associated diploma at A college or technical college Inside the University System of Georgia, Berry School or Emmanuel School.
    “The Georgia Basis for Agriculture (GFA)  is dedicated to investing in The biggest method forward for Georgia agriculture by offering these scholarships to college students who Want to pursue a profession in agriculture. The inspiration is joyful To current scholarships this yr to college students who plan To Wind up to be ag teachers, welders, veterinarians, ag mechanics, ag engineers, ag enterprise staff and ag legal professionals,” said GFA board chairman and Georgia Farm Bureau president Tom McCall.
    “Georgia Farm Bureau is proud to assist the foundation’s efforts,” McCall said.
    The son of Adam Pruitt, of Toccoa, Kane plans to attfinish North Georgia Technical School Inside The autumn To consider welding.
    Kane was an lively member of the FFA chapter at SCHS the previous 4 yrs.
    He earned his FFA Greenhand Degree, Chapter Degree, Discovery Degree, State Degree and is working in the direction of his FFA American Degree.
    He served as sentinel of the FFA Chapter his sophoextra yr, was chaplain his junior yr and served as chapter president his senior yr.
     Kane credit FFA with creating his management and public talking expertise.
    The Georgia Basis for Agriculture scholarships acknowledge deserving and excellent college students pursuing an agriculture or ag-associated diploma at an eligible technical college (Similar to welding, diesel mechanics, vet tech) or college Inside the University System of Georgia, Berry School or Emmanuel School.
    Instructions for making use of for the 2022 GFA scholarships Shall be introduced at in January 2022.
    The Georgia Basis for Agriculture is a non-revenue 501(c)3 group devoted to getting ready Georgia agriculture’s subsequent period of leaders.
    The inspiration provides scholarships to college students pursuing agricultural professions, manages the Georgia Ag Expertise mobile classroom, funds management enhancement packages and tasks that enhance college students’ and The genperiodl public’s understanding of agriculture.
    Go to to make a tax-deductible donation or study extra Regarding the foundation and its packages.